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Defining Prints and Patterns

Stacy Stewart Smith

Stacy Stewart Smith is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Fashion Design Art at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), USA, where he instructs the finer points of digital fashion design and technical specifications using Adobe Illustrator® and Adobe Photoshop®. He has been teaching computer art, illustration, fashion design and merchandising courses since 1998 and was Teacher of the Year (2000) during his lengthy post at the Wood Tobé-Coburn School of New York. Smith is an accomplished fashion designer and fine art painter. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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CAD for Fashion\nDesign and Merchandising

Fairchild Publications, 2013

Book chapter

...Objectives The subject of defining patterns is discussed and demonstrated throughout this book and is the focus of this chapter. In later chapters, even more textiles, treatments, and finishes will be covered. This chapter is not a total...

Bazin Riche in Dakar, Senegal

African Dress : Fashion, Agency, Performance

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...In Senegal, sañse, a Wolof-French-Creole term, means “a total outfit of dress, hair, and jewelry” as a noun (Mustafa 2002: 189 fn. 6). Sañse, as a verb, means “to dress up” (Heath 1992: 1 fn.1). As an act of adornment sañse constructs...

Complex Weaves

Deborah E. Young

Deborah Young is based at The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Swatch Reference Guide for Fashion Fabrics

Fairchild Books, 2018

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...Reference SwatchesSeersuckerDobby ShirtingDobby LiningBird’s Eye PiquéBaby Waffle ClothMomie Weave or CrepeExtra-Yarn WeaveClip SpotDotted SwissTapestryFilament DamaskCotton DamaskBrocadeDouble-Weave GauzeDouble-Weave SatinMatelasséComplex...